Londoners take note: RIP! A Remix Manifesto (the infamous and brilliant documentary on copyright, remix culture and the global war to control information) is on at the HMV Curzon on 28 March -- this Sunday -- along AV/DJ mashup artists The Light Surgeons.
hmvcurzon brings you DocDays, a showcase of thought-provoking and entertaining documentaries with this month featuring "RIP - A Remix Manifesto" with introduction by East London Multi Media Artists Collective 'The Light Surgeons'. Web activist and filmmaker Brett Gaylor explores issues of copyright in the information age, mashing up the media landscape of the 20th century. Featuring 'Girl Talk', a sample-based musician chart-topper, Lawrence Lessig, Gilberto Gil and Cory Doctorow. With thanks to Mercury Media. MEMBERS 2 FOR 1 OFFER All Curzon members can buy one ticket and get another ticket free for Rip: A Remix Manifesto. Only available in person at the hmvcurzon Wimbledon box office
DocDays: Rip: A Remix Manifesto/Intro With The Light Surgeons
An estimated 550 people who worked at Wayfair lost their jobs last Thursday, in what has been dubbed Wayfair’s ‘Valentine’s Day Massacre.’ The layoffs included 350 workers at the online shopping firm’s Boston headquarters.
“Russia has sent intelligence agents to Ireland to map the precise location of the fibre-optic, ocean-bed cables that connect Europe to America,” Ireland’s security agency suspects, according to this report in The Times of London. “This has raised concerns that Russian agents are checking the cables for weak points, with a view to tapping or […]
The Department of Justice on Thursday announced a 16-count superseding indictment against the Chinese technology company Huawei and its CFO Meng Wanzhou. Among the charges: racketeering and conspiracy to steal intellectual property.
For those with a writing flair, the thought of building a career as a professional copywriter should probably have some appeal. Thankfully, it’s also an in-demand job skill with the average copywriter making a healthy $60,000 a year for their efforts. But even if you have a way with words, you still need the industry […]
While we all love our iPhones and iPads, celebrating the releases of their latest and greatest versions, it’s amusing to consider how much we at the same time HATE the main item that keeps these little tech marvels powered up and working. No, Lightning cables don’t exactly inspire feelings of awe and wonder. It’s more […]
Every family is chock full of stories. Stories of history, stories of memory, stories of accomplishment and stories of love. From a grandparent’s tales of life decades ago to a couple’s first meeting to amazing life experiences and moments that you wish could be preserved for future generations. Unfortunately, we all don’t have the literary […]